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Do I need to hire a local roof repair and maintenance contractor 'roofer'?

If your surveyor or builder has noted a potential problem with the structure, underlay or tiles of your roof, it’s time to call in a specialist. The importance of maintaining your roof can’t be overstated; any serious issues with roof structure can lead to leaks, mould and damage to fittings and furniture. It can even compromise your home security.

Having a roof maintenance contractor on your books is the best way to keep your roof in shape. Whether your roof is made from lead, slate or tiles, proper and regular maintenance will save you from having to fork out the considerable expense of emergency breakdown repairs. This will also allow you to properly plan your annual house maintenance budget in advance, giving you peace of mind.

What do roofers near me do?

A roof repair and maintenance expert will:

  • Identify roof damage: A roof repair contractor is trained to spot any and all potential issues, from cracked tiles to missing underlay and more serious structural issues with beams.
  • Design a roof maintenance plan: The roof maintenance service will ensure that your roof is watertight and in good condition, and devise a maintenance plan for keeping it so, protecting your home and maintaining its value. This should also include regular inspection and maintenance of gutters, cladding, insulation and more.
  • Pipe repair and tile replacement: Roof maintenance includes the sealing of all damaged pipes and vents, replacement of blown-off shingles, replacement of tiles that are missing or broken and any other important upkeep work that needs to be done.

How to find a roof repair and maintenance tradesman near you

HaMuch makes it super easy to find local roof repair contractors in your area. To find a specialist near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with tradesmen in your area who are qualified and experienced to do the work.
  2. Get quotes: We’ll send your job listing to builders in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find local roof repair that best suits your needs, budget and location.

Looking for other local fitting services?  At HaMuch, we have the right tradesman for you. Browse through our extensive list of local doors and windows fitting services and floor fitting services.

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges)
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Builder near London£35£221
Builder near Birmingham£26£205
Builder near Leeds£25£189
Builder near Glasgow£34£261
Builder near Sheffield£30£250
Builder near Bradford£25£186
Builder near Liverpool£26£180
Builder near Edinburgh£30£218
Builder near Manchester£30£191
Builder near Bristol£26£193

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Recent jobs posted for roof repair & maintenance

Roof repair/extension

An outbuilding is leaking and needs repairs. Also, thinking of extending outbuilding in the future.

Loft Extension

Victorian house, want to add two bedrooms and a bathroom. A dormer at the back and two Velux windows in the front.

Repair to gutters

There are gaps in the gutters due to movement, need adjustment or repair please

Repair to gutters

There are gaps in the gutters due to movement, need adjustment or repair please

Roof repair

Torch on flat roof

I am doing a loft extension. The dormer roof is 5m x 4m. I have bought felt for 3 layer torch on. Venting base layer, SBS base layer, SBS Technatorch torch on Cap sheet. I am now considering bottling out of doing the roof myself as I’ve done felt roofs before (2 layers with hot barrel of bitumen) but never “torch on” and I don’t want to balls it up.

Add 20 Ridge tiles

Have a new roof that is fully scaffolded. Roof is replaced but no new ridge tiles between me and my semi-detached next door neighbour on the sloping roof front and back. Although not needed he is insisting on these now being added. Existing roofer too busy to do the job

Find the best price for your project, click on a trade to get started

Rates for Tradesmen in the UK

Builder

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Builders
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Brighton£28£214
Poole£33£227
Warwick£27£208
Trafford£31£202
Colchester£29£198
Harrogate£24£184
Vale of Glamorgan£27£186
The Wrekin£23£191
West Lancashire£24£171
Coventry£25£197

Carpenter & Joiner

Carpenter & Joiner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Carpenter & Joiners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Sefton£22£165
Mid Bedfordshire£31£222
Wolverhampton£33£176
Salford£30£186
North East Lincolnshire£22£176
Tendring£24£198
Slough£36£223
New Forest£29£197
South Bedfordshire£31£224
Bath & North East Somerset£24£191

Electrician

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Electricians
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Thanet£29£210
Crewe & Nantwich£30£220
Bradford£31£219
Angus£35£250
Stratford-on-Avon£33£234
Glasgow£28£224
Vale Royal£26£199
North Somerset£29£213
Northampton£37£256
Bridgend£31£214

Gardener

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Gardeners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Stockton-on-Tees£15£112
Trafford£24£173
Basildon£22£185
Barnsley£49£206
Caerphilly£18£152
Scarborough£50£400
Highland£28£210
Angus£25£200
Blackpool£26£219
West Lancashire£26£206

Locksmith

Locksmith: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Locksmiths
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Solihull£55£304
North Lincolnshire£18£145
Southend-on-Sea£20£160
Isle of Wight£40£200
Belfast£28£147
Calderdale£19£158
Dudley£62£338
Kingston-upon-Hull£18£145
West Lancashire£40£222
Glasgow£28£121

Cleaner

Cleaner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Cleaners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Dundee£45£300
Highland£18£150
Renfrewshire£15£123
Teignbridge£16£103
Maidstone£18£143
East Hertfordshire£18£143
Nottingham£48£256
Guildford£17£137
Bradford£17£100
Lisburn£12£150

Car Mechanic

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Car Mechanics
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Isle of Wight£38£217
North Ayrshire£37£200
Charnwood£28£182
Bury£34£219
Doncaster£30£227
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff£35£250
Dundee£40£320
Cambridge£34£250
Coventry£36£281
Warwick£37£244

Heating Engineer

Heating Engineer: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Heating Engineers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Doncaster£34£227
Tameside£37£231
Conway£31£203
Harrogate£35£224
Newcastle-upon-Tyne£39£245
North East Lincolnshire£32£232
South Bedfordshire£46£265
Portsmouth£41£246
Aylesbury Vale£47£272
Sheffield£34£228

Plumber

Plumber: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Plumbers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Cheltenham£39£286
St Helens£36£217
Newbury£52£270
Oldham£38£234
Basingstoke & Deane£48£254
Torbay£37£271
Luton£49£269
Southampton£40£245
Sheffield£32£221
Reigate & Banstead£55£280

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Painter & Decorators
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Warrington£23£172
Amber Valley£19£163
Stratford-on-Avon£19£166
Milton Keynes£28£184
Bournemouth£22£166
St Albans£37£204
Cherwell£27£181
South Kesteven£16£152
West Lancashire£23£158
Crewe & Nantwich£19£151

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